Currently seeking an experienced Project/Process Engineer. Our well established client is a manufacturer of specialty rubber and composite products, primarily for the aerospace and defense industry; manufacturing components typically fabricated through compression/transfer molding and autoclave. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced engineer to provide technical support to their manufacturing process. . Candidates must be a US Citizen or Green Card holder to be considered for this opportunity.
Responsible for providing technical support to the rubber and composite product manufacturing area, providing engineering services to programs with established and complex manufacturing processes. This includes contract review and engineering readiness, process/project engineering, product development, and technical support for sales and marketing. A strong understanding of and experience with rubber and/or composite product manufacturing methods including molding, hand lay-up and autoclave cure techniques required. Daily interaction with all levels of the organization, as well as customers and suppliers is required. Good interpersonal communication and group interaction skills along with a hands-on style are essential. Travel of 2 weeks per year minimum may be required.
Minimum of Bachelor of Science degree in a technical discipline (Chemical, Material Sciences, or Mechanical Engineering)
Minimum 5 years of experience in rubber and/or composite product manufacturing
Experience within the defense or aerospace industries is preferred
Experience with a variety of rubber molding/manufacturing methods, as well as rubber compounds, resins and reinforcement materials is preferred.
Certified in Lean Manufacturing and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing preferred
Proficient with MS Office
Capable of quick response times
Good speaking, writing, communication and presentation skills